BOOKMARK Book Festival

Perthshire's Book Festival

BOOKMARK Book of the Year

With only 4 more days to go before the announcement of BOOKMARK's Book of the Year, Gail Wylie, BOOKMARK Chair, invites you to consider all the attributes that our judges have to consider before deciding on this year's winner.

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BOOKMARK established in 2012, has developed a reputation for being a friendly, well organised Book Festival which offers a wide range of events to suit all interests.

BOOKMARK Book of the year

Of all the books recommended in our monthly list, six have been chosen for a shortlist for the inaugural Book of the Year Award.

Book of the Year ShortlistBook of the Year Shortlist

The winner of the prize will receive an invitation to our next Festival and be given a bespoke silver bookmark, designed for us by Blairgowrie’s silversmith Sarah Cave, with the logo of the BOOKMARK bird and the words BOOKMARK BOOK PRIZE 2020.

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Events Calendar

Find out what we have planned for you in 2020 ...

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BOOKMARK has, right from the start, attracted important writers. Look who has been with us!

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Our Committee and find out how to get involved.

Latest News

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What Makes a Book of the Year?

BOOKMARK Book of the Year Award 2020

Winner to be announced (via Facebook, Twitter and our website)

12 noon Sunday 4 October


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BOOKMARK News - Graeme Macrae Burnet - latest novel

Independent publisher Saraband has won a five-way auction to publish Graeme Macrae Burnet’s new novel, Case Study.  This will be the fourth of Burnet’s novels to...

by Saraband

Books of the Month

September 2020

The Bear Pit

The Bear Pit by S G MacLean

Miss Benson's Beetle by Rachel Joyce

Sight Unseen by Sandra Ireland

Bluebird, Bluebird by Attica Locke

The Guardians by John Grisham

Three Hours by Rosamund Lipton

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